Medieval History 400-1500 Products

  • The Fifth Crusade in Context

    The Crusading Movement in the Early Thirteenth Century

    Edited by E.J. Mylod, Guy Perry, Thomas W. Smith, Jan Vandeburie

    The Fifth Crusade represented a cardinal event in early thirteenth-century history, occurring during what was probably the most intensive period of crusading in both Europe and the Holy Land. Following the controversial outcome of the Fourth Crusade in 1204, and the decrees of the Fourth Lateran…

    Hardback – 2016-11-03 
    Routledge
    Crusades - Subsidia

  • Crusading at the Edges of Europe

    Denmark and Portugal c. 1000 – c. 1250

    By Kurt Villads Jensen

    This book is the first to compare Denmark and Portugal systematically in the High Middle Ages and demonstrates how the two countries became strong kingdoms and important powers internationally by their participation in the crusading movement. Communication in the Middle Ages was better developed…

    Hardback – 2016-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Crusader Archaeology

    The Material Culture of the Latin East, 2nd Edition

    By Adrian Boas

    This new edition of Crusader Archaeology updates, with recent excavation results and research, the only detailed study of the material culture of the Crusades in Israel, Cyprus, Syria and Jordan. It examines what life was like for the Crusaders in their territory and how they were influenced by…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31 
    Routledge

  • Prayer and Worship in Eastern Christianities, 5th to 11th Centuries

    Edited by Brouria Bitton-Ashkelony, Derek Krueger

    By looking at liturgy, performance, prayer, poetry, and the material culture of worship, this book forges a new conversation about the diversity of Christianities in the medieval eastern Mediterranean, centered on the history of practice. It studies prayer and worship in the variety of Christian…

    Hardback – 2016-10-24 
    Routledge

  • Death in Medieval Europe

    Death Scripted and Death Choreographed

    Edited by Joelle Rollo-Koster

    Death in Medieval Europe: Death Scripted and Death Choreographed explores new cultural research into death and funeral practices in medieval Europe and demonstrates the important relationship between death and the world of the living in the middle ages. Across ten chapters, the articles in this…

    Paperback – 2016-10-18 
    Routledge

  • The Military Orders Set

    Volumes 6.1 and 6.2

    Edited by Jochen Schenk, Mike Carr

    Forty stimulating papers linking the study of the military orders’ cultural life and output with their involvement in political and social conflicts during the medieval and early modern period, in both Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean. Divided into two volumes, focusing on Europe and the…

    Hardback – 2016-10-17 
    Routledge

  • The Military Orders

    Volume 6.1: Culture and Conflict in The Mediterranean World

    Edited by Jochen Schenk, Mike Carr

    Forty stimulating papers linking the study of the military orders’ cultural life and output with their involvement in political and social conflicts during the medieval and early modern period, in both Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean. Divided into two volumes, focusing on Europe and the…

    Hardback – 2016-10-10 
    Routledge

  • The Military Orders

    Volume 6.2: Culture and Conflict in Western and Northern Europe

    Edited by Jochen Schenk, Mike Carr

    Forty stimulating papers linking the study of the military orders’ cultural life and output with their involvement in political and social conflicts during the medieval and early modern period, in both Europe and the Eastern Mediterranean. Divided into two volumes, focusing on Europe and the…

    Hardback – 2016-10-10 
    Routledge

  • The Rum Seljuqs

    Evolution of a Dynasty

    By Songul Mecit

    Charting the expansion of the Rum Seljuqs from rulers of a small principality to a fully- fledged sultanate ruling over almost the whole of Anatolia, this book demonstrates how ideology, rather than military success, was crucial in this development. The Rum Seljuqs examines four distinct phases of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the History of Iran and Turkey

  • Medieval Hostageship c.700-c.1500

    Hostage, Captive, Prisoner of War, Guarantee, Peacemaker

    Edited by Matthew Bennett, Katherine Weikert

    This volume explores the issues of taking, using and being hostages in the Middle Ages. It brings together recent research in the areas of hostages and hostageships, looking at the act of hostage-taking and the hostages themselves through the lenses of political and social history.…

    Hardback – 2016-10-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Medieval Studies

  • Remembering the Crusades and Crusading

    Edited by Megan Cassidy-Welch

    Remembering the Crusades and Crusading examines the diverse contexts in which crusading was memorialised and commemorated in the medieval world and beyond. The collection not only shows how the crusades were commemorated in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, but also considers the longer-term…

    Paperback – 2016-09-28 
    Routledge
    Remembering the Medieval and Early Modern Worlds

  • Viking-Age Transformations

    Trade, Craft and Resources in Western Scandinavia

    By Zanette Tsigaridas Glrstad, Kjetil Loftsgarden

    The Viking Age was a period of profound change, as kingdoms were established, Christianity became the encompassing ideological and cosmological framework and towns were formed. This book examines the central backdrop to these changes: the economic transformation of West Scandinavia. With a focus on…

    Hardback – 2016-09-28 
    Routledge
    Culture, Environment and Adaptation in the North

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